A diplomatic mission, representing a State abroad. EU citizenship confers the right to protection of any EU Member State for an EU citizen who finds him or herself in a country outside the EU in which his or her own State is not represented. (See EU citizenship: Consular and diplomatic protection)
a government office located in a major city of a foreign country which is responsible for the commercial and trade interests of the home country. The embassy may also be the official residence of the ambassador of the home country. Embassies provide services related to trade and investment information, immigration processing, emergencies, travel advisories, health and other assistance to home country citizens travelling abroad.
The official representation of a foreign government in London, which is staffed by an ambassador and his personnel. In the case of a commonwealth country it is called a High Commission. Embassies and High Commissions work under the instructions of their Foreign Ministries.
The â€œEmbassyâ€ of one country is that countryâ€(tm)s main diplomatic office that is physically located in another nation. Embassies are typically located only in national capital cities; most embassies in the U.S. are in Washington, D.C.
Embassy was an Australian television series screened on the ABC between 1990 and 1992. There were three series produced with a total of 39 episodes. The series was set in the Australian embassy of a fictional south-east Asian country called Ragaan, located somewhere between Thailand and Malaysia.